Detroit – Town That Is Falling Apart

Posted on 17 November 2011 in: Featured Articles, Places

Detroit has become a ghostly town. Its population has really fell from 1950 till today. It used to live about 2 million people, now it lives only 700 000. No jobs and poverty has driven away families to live outside the city. When driving through the city you will notice lots and lots of abandoned […]

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The Perfect 1960’s American Town

Posted on 15 November 2011 in: Featured Articles, People Oddity

An typical American town from the 1960’s, untouched like it has frozen in time. How is that even possible? Well, at first glance this looks like a real town with all the Chevys parked around, the cinema, the toy stores and all the dining places. It’s like entering a movie scene, but where are the […]

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Puzzlewood – Tolkien’s Major Inspiration For LOTR

Posted on 01 November 2011 in: Featured Articles, People Oddity

Puzzlewood is an ancient woodland site in the Forest of Dean in Gloucestershire, England. It has become a popular location for filming, and as you may know, J.R.R. Tolkien has used this woodland as inspiration for Lord of the pharmacy online cialis Rings. Only he has called it Middle-Earth. This place is so magical that […]

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The Crannog of Loch Tay

Posted on 31 October 2011 in: Featured Articles, Places

The definition of a crannog has to be “artificial island, usually built in lakes, rivers and estuarine waters”. They have been variously interpreted as free-standing wooden structures, as at Loch Tay. The word “crannog” is from Old Irish and means young tree. They were made to protect the more wealthy families of a population. Scotland […]

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Dark And Raw Movie Posters

Posted on 24 October 2011 in: Featured Articles, Lifestyle

These actually look like book covers, but they’re not, they are movie posters. Flickr User Traumatron Illustration form UK is the person behind them. He is drawing the movie posters with probably darkness as inspirations. Because they are dark and raw, just like the covers of horror or fantasy books that you can find in […]

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Tataouine – A Desert Town Where Skywalker Was Born

Posted on 19 October 2011 in: Featured Articles, Places

Have you ever wondered if Luke Skywalker’s home planet is real? Well, the planet is still fictional, but the desert place we see in the movie is real. In the movie it’s called Tatooine, but the real desert town is named Tataouine, so I guess we all know where they got their inspiration from. In […]

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Hilarious Baby Handling Guide For Parents

Posted on 03 October 2011 in: Featured Articles, WTF

Most of us have parents, or have had, or maybe are parents themselves. But what determines if you are a good or a bad parent? Some  would say that a bad parent is someone who has lack of love for its child, which makes sense. Can you become a better parent? Well, they say it’s […]

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Astrolabe – An Ancient Computer From The Past

Posted on 13 September 2011 in: Featured Articles, Technology

They say it’s the oldest computer ever. Well, I wouldn’t actually say computer, but there may be some similarities. I’m talking drugstore viagra about the astrolabe. It’s basically an elaborate inclinometer, historically used by astronomers, cialis daily dosage navigators, and astrologers. It was mainly used to locate and predict the positions of the sun, the […]

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Macaque Monkey Is A Photobomb

Posted on 05 September 2011 in: Animal Oddity, Featured Articles

You have maybe heard about the crazy Macaque monkey that stole a photographers camera to take photos of himself. If not, here is the story: Visiting a national park in North Sulawesi, Indonesia, award-winning photographer Mr Slater left his camera unattended for a while. Nearby a female black macaque monkey was attracted to it. She […]

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Anti-Nazi Photomontages

Posted on 31 August 2011 in: Featured Articles, People Oddity

Before Photoshop even existed German citizen, John Heartfield born Helmut Herzfeld, made photomontages. Already from the 1930’s Nazism was getting bigger and bigger. People didn’t care, they chose to ignore it, but that was not the case with Heartfield. He just wanted to criticize the regime by making hilarious but artistic photo montages. He had […]

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